Showing posts from August, 2011

Comfortably Numb

Have you ever burnt a book? It’s very painful. (To the book that is) Books don’t burn easily. When ignited, they catch fire but after some time, the flame puffs out. For effectively burning the book, it must be tortured, ripped apart page by page. I don't want to get into the Gory Details.
People all around me are talented. They play good music, are excellent intellectuals, and efficient stock pickers. The last time, I listened to Fur Elise by Beethoven, I was mesmerised by the way seven different piece of Frequencies along with their half notes, could produce such a sweet sounding music with varying pitch combinations.
I tried and tried and miserably failed to estimate the probability of Beethoven having come up with that piece of music, playing different notes at random.
They call it destiny, you meeting your Girlfriend. The past always looks like destiny doesn’t it? A million pens made in a factory and the one pen that you buy was also meant for you. Destiny. The Shirt you buy and the…

Definition of Manliness!

Man who man would be Must rule the empire of himself; in it Must be supreme, establishing his throne On Vanquished will, quelling the anarchy Oh hopes and fears, being himself alone.                                                 -Shelley
The  best Quote I have ever read.